Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

July 5, 2018
Sports Wrap – July 5, 2018

Junior Stallions
Basketball Camp

Registration for the Junior Stallions Basketball Summer Camp is now open at jrstallionsbasketball.com. The camp will be July 16-19 at Stansbury High School from 9-10:30 a.m. for players in grades 6-8; 10:30 a.m.-noon for players in grades 3-5 and noon-1 p.m. for players in grades K-2. More information is available on the website.

Salt Lake Bees

The slumping Salt Lake Bees lost for the eighth time in their past nine games Wednesday night, falling 11-10 to the El Paso Chihuahuas in 11 innings at Smith’s Ballpark. The Bees (45-41) led 8-5 after six innings, but El Paso (46-40) scored twice in the seventh and once in the eighth to take the game to extra innings. The Chihuahuas took a 10-9 lead in the 10th on Forrestt Allday’s RBI groundout, only to have Salt Lake tie the game in the bottom of the frame on Taylor Ward’s RBI double. However, El Paso took the lead for got on Luis Urias’ RBI triple and Raffy Lopez’s RBI groundout in the 11th, and the Bees only got one run in the bottom of the inning on Michael Hermosillo’s sacrifice fly to close out the scoring. Ward finished the game 4-for-4 with three RBIs, and Ben Revere added a three-run home run. The Bees will continue their five-game series against El Paso with games Thursday-Sunday at Smith’s Ballpark in a battle of the top two teams in the Pacific Southern Division.

Real Salt Lake

Real Salt Lake scored three goals in the first half for the first time since 2014 on its way to a 4-2 win over Sporting Kansas City in Major League Soccer action Wednesday night at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy. After Sporting’s Daniel Salloi gave Kansas City (9-4-5) a 1-0 advantage in the 20th minute, RSL’s Jefferson Savarino scored the equalizer in the 29th. Corey Baird gave the home team a 2-1 lead in the 37th minute and Sebastian Saucedo added another goal in the first minute of first-half stoppage time. Ike Opara pulled Sporting within a goal in the 64th minute, but Real Salt Lake held on the rest of the way as Kansas City had two players sent off in the waning minutes. Luis Silva scored the final goal of the match on a penalty kick in the 10th minute of second-half stoppage time. RSL (8-8-2), currently tied with Portland for fourth place in the Western Conference, will play host to first-place FC Dallas (10-2-5) on Saturday at 8 p.m.

Schedule
Monday’s games

Stansbury baseball at Bountiful, 6:30 p.m.

Tooele baseball vs. Hillcrest, 6:30 p.m.

Grantsville baseball vs. Brighton, 6:30 p.m.

 

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